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January cruise deals for up to 50% off your next holiday

Set sail while the weather is warm and the cruise deals are hot.

When it comes to cruises, January is THE time to cash in on the best sea getaways. It’s right in the middle of wave season, which runs from October until April, and once it hits the halfway point of the season prices start to drop. Here are some of the best bargains out there this season.

Although January has sailed past us once again, there are still cruise deals out there to be found. Here's the best sales that we can find for cruises.

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Up to 41% off Antarctic expeditions with Peregrine

Valid on select tours including 41% off the 11-day Antarctic Explorer, 27% off the 7-day Antarctic Express and 27% off the 14-day Crossing the Circle.

48 Hour Sale: Royal Caribbean cruises

Book now on select Royal Caribbean cruises from $748 pp. Includes Sunshine of the South Pacific, Sail the South Pacific and more at CruiseAway. Conditions apply.

Up to 41% off Antarctic and Arctic trips with Intrepid

Valid on select tours departing until in Antarctica and the Arctic. Sample expeditions include the 11-day Antarctic Explorer for 41% off, 8-day Arctic Watch Lodge for 22% off and the 11-day Antarctic Express for 22% off.

Save up to 50%: Mates Rate Sale

Valid on select sailings until 30 April 2018. Get the second passenger in your cabin for up to 50% off on select P&O sailings. Conditions apply.

Up to 14% off Antarctic cruises

Valid on select Antarctic expedition cruises from Quark Expeditions, Antarctica XXI, Silversea an Hurtigruten.

FREE upgrade to all inclusive drinks package

Book now and get your free upgrade to all inclusive drinks package or have a twin room to yourself without paying a supplement at Fred Olsen. T&Cs apply.

Free drinks during your cruise

Book select cruises in Africa, Asia, Australasia, South Pacific, Europe, North America or South America and get a free All Inclusive upgrade to include drinks.

Up to 30% off rivercruises

Valid on select cruises departing until 30 April on the Ganges, Mekong and Burgundy.

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Up to 72% off P&O Cruises

Valid on select cruises in Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific Islands. Sample discounts include 72% off a 3-night cruise from Brisbane, 85% off a 2-night cruise from Sydney to Melbourne and 56% off a 10-night South Pacific cruise from Sydney.

50% off second passenger on MSC Cruises

Valid on select MSC Cruise booking made before 10 March. Valid on sailings in the Caribbean, South America, Europe, South Africa and the Middle East.

3 for Free Sale: Upgrades, Drinks & Credit

Cruise on selected voyages and you can enjoy a free stateroom location upgrade, plus free onboard spending money, plus a free Wine and Dine package T&Cs apply. See site for details.

Up to 30% off + onboard credit on Royal Caribbean Cruises

Valid on sailings departing before 22 April and also includes 50% off deposits when you book select cruises in Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific, Transpacific and Asia repositioning cruises and more at CruiseAway. T&Cs apply.

Up to $600 onboard credit + free specialty dining

Get up to $600 free onboard spending money per stateroom. Plus book a Balcony, Mini-Suite or Suite and receive free specialty dining. T&Cs apply.

50% off second passenger on Azamara + free internet

Book outside cabins or higher on select Azamara cruises departing 12 June 2017 until 26 April 2018 and the second passenger sails for free, plus get free unlimited internet.


Top Caribbean cruise deals in January

January is the coolest month in the Caribbean making it off-peak season, but as it’s the Caribbean, cool doesn’t mean cold. With temperatures dipping to 26℃ it’s still very much a beach holiday destination, only there’s less crowds and less expense to get you there. Sounds like a win-win situation to us.


Everything you need to know about wave season cruise deals

Wave season is for cruise what Vogue Online Shopping Night is for fashion. It’s the time of the year when cruise liners go into a frenzy of offering bonuses like free upgrades and onboard credit. That is, on top of cabin sales.

Wave season bargains generally last for three months from January to March and are for sailings throughout the year to various destinations. Check back here for deals as they come in.

Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is a journalist, avid traveller and all-round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code, deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

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